Catherine Welch http://nipr.fm en Providence Kindles Love Of Horror Writer H.P. Lovecraft http://nipr.fm/post/providence-kindles-love-horror-writer-hp-lovecraft Pulp-fiction writer Howard Phillips "H.P." Lovecraft has for decades terrified an underground following of readers with horror stories about monsters and aliens. He's <a href="http://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/jun/03/hp-lovecraft-writer-out-time">known to some</a> as a bad writer, and <a href="http://nnedi.blogspot.com/2011/12/lovecrafts-racism-world-fantasy-award.html">to many</a> as a racist. Thu, 31 Oct 2013 08:01:00 +0000 Catherine Welch 22336 at http://nipr.fm Providence Kindles Love Of Horror Writer H.P. Lovecraft New Year Brings Minimum-Wage Hikes In 10 States http://nipr.fm/post/new-year-brings-minimum-wage-hikes-10-states On Tuesday, the minimum wage in 10 states will increase by anywhere from a dime to 35 cents.<p>For all of the states but one, the pay hikes are part of automatic adjustments designed to keep up with the cost of living.<p>In Rhode Island, it took a state law to raise the minimum wage for the first time in five years.<p><strong>Rising Wages Vs. Tue, 01 Jan 2013 07:57:00 +0000 Catherine Welch 8662 at http://nipr.fm New Year Brings Minimum-Wage Hikes In 10 States